Standards of Learning; Two-year waivers from third grade assessments to certain schools, report. (SB1364)

Introduced By

Sen. John Miller (D-Newport News)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Standards of Quality; waivers from third grade Standards of Learning assessments. Requires the Board of Education to grant a two-year waiver from the science or the history and social science Standards of Learning assessment requirement for third grade students in certain schools and requires elementary schools that have been granted a two-year waiver to use the additional instruction time for study in reading and mathematics. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/21/2013Unanimous consent to introduce
01/21/2013Presented and ordered printed 13104031D
01/21/2013Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/23/2013Impact statement from DPB (SB1364)
01/31/2013Reported from Education and Health (9-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2013Read second time
02/04/2013Floor substitute printed 13104903D-S1 (Miller)
02/04/2013Reading of substitute waived
02/04/2013Substitute by Senator Miller agreed to 13104903D-S1
02/04/2013Engrossed by Senate - floor substitute SB1364S1
02/04/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2013Passed Senate (33-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2013Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2013Passed Senate (34-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2013Placed on Calendar
02/06/2013Read first time
02/06/2013Referred to Committee on Education
02/08/2013Assigned Education sub: Standards Of Quality
02/12/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting (9-Y 0-N)
02/12/2013Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
02/12/2013Impact statement from DPB (SB1364S1)
02/13/2013Reported from Education (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2013Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/14/2013Assigned App. sub: Elementary & Secondary Education
02/15/2013Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/18/2013Left in Appropriations


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 12 minutes.